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05.27.16
NASA's first expandable habitat test on the ISS defeated by friction
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NASA's first expandable habitat test on the ISS defeated by friction

They didn’t plan for fabric-on-fabric pressure, but a revised test will happen tomorrow.

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05.27.16
The ISS' first expandable habitat didn't unfold as planned
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The ISS' first expandable habitat didn't unfold as planned

NASA and Bigelow Aerospace are holding a presscon on May 27th.

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05.25.16
ISS' expandable module has a shield that protects it from debris
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ISS' expandable module has a shield that protects it from debris

The BEAM team has revealed more details about the module, as well.

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05.21.16
Watch NASA inflate the space station's expandable habitat
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Watch NASA inflate the space station's expandable habitat

Team members will hold a Facebook Q&A and Reddit AMA before the event.

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04.08.16
Watch SpaceX launch a Dragon supply ship for the ISS today
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Watch SpaceX launch a Dragon supply ship for the ISS today

The rocket will drop off an expandable living space that NASA may eventually use on Mars.

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